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Register Now for Park and Rec's Youth Disc Golf Leagues
Youth, ages 7 - 18, are able to register for Park and Rec's Disc Golf Leagues through March 15. The regular season begins April 6 and runs for eight weeks.
Golden Gloves Boxing Tourney Set for March 8 & 9 at Sugaw Creek Recreation Center
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department will host the 2013 State Golden Gloves Open and Novice Boxing Championships at Sugaw Creek Recreation Center on Friday, March 8 and Saturday, March 9.
Community to be Briefed on the Morrison Family YMCA-Ballantyne Community Park Feb 25
A community meeting to discuss phase III of the Morrison Family YMCA - Ballantyne Community Park is set for Feb. 25 at W. R. Davie Conference Center, 4635 Pineville-Matthews Road. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Park and Rec Reunites with Purina and Harris Teeter for the 2013 Bark in the Park
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation’s premier dog festival will have a new name in 2013 – The 2013 Bark in the Park Top Dog Festival presented by Purina® and Harris Teeter.
Nature Preserves and Natural Resources Division Now Accepting Orders for 2nd Annual Plant Sale
The Nature Preserves and Natural Resources Division and MeckTeens are accepting pre-orders through March 29 for their 2nd annual plant sale benefiting youth outdoor programs.
Marion Diehl Hosts 30th Annual Showcase of Woodcarvings Feb 16 and 17
Marion Diehl Recreation Center, 2219 Tyvola Road, will host the 30th Annual Showcase of Woodcarvings on Feb. 16 and 17. The family-friendly event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days and is free to attend.
Volunteer-Built Playground to Honor Victims of Newtown School Shooting
The Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department will honor the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., with a playground built by volunteers and inspired by children.
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